Brittany Rudd, PhD

ruddb@upenn.edu

Postdoctoral Fellow, Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine

Brittany Rudd is a T32 NIMH postdoctoral research fellow working with Rinad Beidas, PhD. She received her BA in Psychology from California State University, Fresno graduating Summa Cum Laude with Presidential and Psychology honors. After completing a predoctoral internship in child clinical psychology at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Brittany received her PhD in clinical science from Indiana University. Brittany’s postdoctoral research, under the mentorship of Drs. Rinad Beidas and Naomi Goldstein, aims to increase the adoption and implementation of evidence-based practices among court systems that serve vulnerable youth (e.g., child welfare, juvenile justice, domestic relations). She is currently partnering with the Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services center to adapt and implement systematic suicide screening, assessment, and brief intervention.